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Carmel overview

Carmel is a relaxing place unique for its gardens, sports, and theaters. You'll find extensive coffee and bar options. Take in some local culture at popular places like Children's Museum of Indianapolis and Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians. Indianapolis Motor Speedway and NCAA Hall of Champions are popular places to visit. A family- and business-friendly area, Carmel also has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Carmel

Whether traveling for business or pleasure, Carmel can comfortably accommodate all visitors. There are 231 hotels in the Carmel area and you can shop as many as 39 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 36%.
  • • 62 2-star hotels with an average price of $49 per night
  • • 140 3-star hotels with an average price of $69 per night
  • • 24 4-star hotels with an average price of $108 per night
  • • 2 5-star hotels with an average price of $235 per night

Here are the top hotels based on 43551 user reviews of Carmel hotels:
  • • Hampton Inn Indianapolis/Carmel (Carmel - North Indianapolis)
  • • Renaissance Indianapolis North Hotel (Carmel - North Indianapolis)
  • • Springhill Suites By Marriott Indianapolis Carmel (Carmel - North Indianapolis)
  • • Hilton Garden Inn Indianapolis/Carmel (Carmel - North Indianapolis)
  • • Residence Inn By Marriott Indianapolis Carmel (Carmel - North Indianapolis)

How to get to Carmel

Fly in to Indianapolis, IN (IND-Indianapolis Intl.), 19.5 mi (31.5 km) from downtown Carmel.

What to see around Carmel

Fun outdoor activities are on hand along with these attractions:
  • • Hinkle Fieldhouse
  • • Indiana State Fairgrounds and Pepsi Coliseum
  • • Hickory Hall Polo Club
  • • Indianapolis Motor Speedway
  • • Bankers Life Fieldhouse
Highlights like its gardens are popular with families and top attractions include:
  • • Waterpark at Monon Community Center
  • • Fastimes Indoor Karting
  • • Zion Nature Center
  • • Climb Time Indy
  • • SportZone
The area's local highlights include its theater and places like:
  • • Center for the Performing Arts
  • • Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre
  • • Nickel Plate District Amphitheater
  • • Clowes Memorial Hall
  • • The Belfry Theatre
Whether window-shopping or searching for a perfect souvenir, here are some favorite shopping areas:
  • • Clay Terrace
  • • Fashion Mall at Keystone
  • • Castleton Square
  • • Glendale Town Center
  • • Hamilton Town Center
Some popular places in the area to visit include:
  • • Children's Museum of Indianapolis
  • • Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians
  • • NCAA Hall of Champions
  • • Lucas Oil Stadium

When to visit Carmel

If you're starting to plan your trip, you might be wondering when's the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 58°F day, 19°F night
  • • April-June: 85°F day, 37°F night
  • • July-September: 85°F day, 48°F night
  • • October-December: 71°F day, 20°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 8.5 inches
  • • April-June: 13.3 inches
  • • July-September: 10.8 inches
  • • October-December: 10.1 inches